Mr. Bobby Austin White, age 76, of the River Bend Estates passed away Monday, December 30, 2013 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Mr. White was born April 11, 1937, the son of Samuel White and Eddie Mae White in Brownsville, TN.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, James Thomas "Jimmy" White and sister, Doris Hand.
Mr. White retired from CF Freightways where he drove a truck for 37 years in Memphis, TN. Mr. White was an active member and belonged to the Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite, and Shriners in Memphis, TN.
He is survived by wife of 42 years of marriage, Juanita Lowe White, of Sparta; children, Kim and Randy Ellis of Clarksville, TN; Tammy Burrow of Cookeville, TN; Mike and Ellen White of Memphis, TN; Debbie and Bob McKay of Collierville, TN; and Tony White of MS; brother, Leslie and Jeraldine White of MS; sister, Joyce and Robert Swain of Lebanon, TN; grandchildren, Danielle, Carla, Brian, Dusty, Jessica, David, Chelsea, Lauren and Katie; and several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMETS: Funeral services will be Friday, January 3, 2014 at Thurman Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m., with Bro. Dan Horton officiating. Burial will follow at the Greenwood Cemetery.
Family will receive friends at Thurman Funeral Home, Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m..
At families request in lieu of flowers please make a donation in memory of Bobby Austin White to Blessed Hope Baptist Church, 2365 Crossville Hwy., Sparta, TN 38583.
Please sign the guestbook at www.thurmanfuneral.com.
Thurman Funeral Home, LLC is in charge of the arrangements.